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CSPAN
Nov 29, 2012 7:00am EST
at 8:30, kim dixon on the payroll tax cut. william mcbride and seth hanlon on >> the president's been talking a lot about taxes lately. as a c.p.a. who practiced tax for years as a member of the wames there's no one who likes to talk about tax more than i do. but, let's be honest, talking about taxes is not going to solve the problem that america faces. we have to turn to the spending side of the ledger. and furthermore, his tax proposal will kill about 700,000 jobs and do harm to the economy, again the wrong direction. host: and that was the new g.o.p. conference secretary voicing her thoughts on the fiscal cliff negotiations yesterday. and we want you to address the issue of what the g.o.p. is raising, which is address the spending problem. 202 is the area code for our numbers. that's our question this morning in this first segment of the "washington journal." you can also contact us via social media and email. you can make a comment on our facebook page, and finally send us a tweet. here is the hill newspaper from this morning. g.o.p. forget tax rates in talks on the deficit
LINKTV
Nov 29, 2012 3:00pm PST
about 55% is spent on acute care-- doctors and hospitals. william schwartz: and the other is for non-acute care-- things such as dentistry... nursing home care, and over-the-counter drugs. now, that's scarcely mentioned as a factor contributing to the rapid rise in health-care costs. nursing homes, you hear mentioned, but this 45%, which includes all kinds of things-- research and psychologists and... opticians and... podiatrists and-- there's a huge list, it fills three pages-- that group of activities amounting to nearly 45% of health care is rising. why have the costs risen so precipitously? for one thing, the medical scene itself has changed. william schwartz: as a young physician just starting, i thought we were doing wonderful things. in retrospect, it's so clear to me now how limited we were. and none of us could have imagined the changes that have taken place between then and now. let me give you one example: in the old days, what would happen is, if you had undiagnosed abdominal pain, we did what was called an exploratory laparotomy, which means that you open the patient's a
SFGTV
Nov 29, 2012 2:30pm PST
lawrence wong, student trustee william walker, we'd also like to introduce former trustees rodel rodis, allen wong, and i think peter finnican was also going to join us this evening. introduce our interim chancellor, dr. pamela fisher, our former chancellor, dr. don griffin, former chancellor dr. phillip day, and mr. mendehem, president of the citizen's bond foundation committee. >> (inaudible) mr. walker newman, and miss jacqueline liu and city of san francisco would like to recognize the honorable mayor of san francisco, the honorable david chiu, chairman of the board of supervisors. >> he's also our district 3 supervisor. >> the honorable menea cohen, the honorable ciel ping, commissioner cecilia chung, may woo, eileen lee riley and mr. carezza, san francisco unified school district. >> we'd like to recognize our guest from the consulate, education councilor from the people's republic of china, mr. bernhard able, consulate of germany, the honorable nagesh naharabi, india, the honorable dennis garrison, consul of lithuania, consul of madagascar, mr. victor flores, from e
SFGTV2
Nov 29, 2012 7:00am PST
officer troy carrasco and william elppler, october 3, 2011, police dispatch put out a call of the stabbing that had just occurred. several richmond units began responding to the scene. officer robert long are right first in salt a suspect standing in front of 16th avenue. he saw he was holding his right hand in was dripping with blood. he also observed there was blood all of the sidewalk in front of the victim's house. he rendered first aid and so stayed with the victim. officers chased of fillmore, kevin i sent and sergeant mary gray responded to the scene as back of units. elderly male victim told responded officers that his son had stabbed him, and that he was somewhere inside of the house at 636 funston avenue. he said his son was suffering from mental issues. officers quickly determined there were other family members inside the house with the suspect. officers knew there could be for their victims of they did not act immediately. officer fillmore and sergeant grey enter the residence and started walking up the stairs while announcing san francisco police department. officers could se
KICU
Nov 28, 2012 11:30pm PST
to figure out who killed two girls. one 15 years old, the other 16 years old. rita williams found out what happened hours before the two best friends were caught in a hail of gun fire. >> reporter: a heartbroken father this afternoon was doing the unthinkable. making arrangements to bury his only daughter raquel gerstel, another victim of oakland's violence. >> it's tragic. i'm devastated. she was my heart. >> reporter: saturday night, she went to visit a friend. he says he got worried when he didn't hear from her. monday night his frantic search for her ended at the morgue. >> they wouldn't show me her body. only a picture. >> reporter: he now knows someone shot and killed her and her best friend bobbie sartain here near brook dale park near 6:00 sunday morning. steve davis, a retired firefighter said the bullets just kept coming. three hit his house. six bullets hilt a car, but most of them -- hit a car, but most hit the two girls. >> just a few hours earlier and less than a mile away, bobbie sartain had an argument with her mother's boyfriend. she said he told here if she couldn't follo
CBS
Nov 29, 2012 4:00am PST
the egyptian assembly agreed on a final constitution. a vote is expected today. holly williams is in cairo. >> reporter: what we're seeing here in egypt is a straight on -- 0 show down between mohamed morsi the country's first democratically elected president and his opponent. morsi is showing no signs of backing down from the expanded new powers that he gave himself last week including immunity from the court. judges from these top courts have gone on strike. meanwhile egypt's supreme constitutional court said it will rule on sunday on whether or not to dissolve the assembly that drafted egypt's new constitution. that assembly is dominated by morsi's allies. they are rushing to finish a final draft. on tahrir square in central cairo some opponents are camped out and say they won't leave until he relinquishes his new powers. president morsi supporters are planning a demonstration there on saturday. that could spark violent clashes. holly williams, cbs news, cairo. >> today the united nations is expected to vote to recognize palestine as a sovereign state. the vote to give the palestinians
PBS
Nov 29, 2012 12:00am PST
in america, with patricia williams, michelle alexander, and eugene jarecki. >> i think it is possible to change people's minds about the war on drugs without making it a race issue. in fact, you know, every poll that's been done shows that white americans in particular don't want to hear about race or racial bias or the racial dimension of any issue, let alone mass incarceration on the war on drugs. but i believe we would be making a huge mistake if we were to pursue drug policy reform without talking about the racial dimension of this crisis. because if we do, if we go about our advocacy in a color-blind way and talk just about cost savings and dollars and cents, and the benefits of drug treatment, never address the racial dimention, we will fail to learn the critical sson that this moment in our history has to teach us. marion cotillard, andrew solomon, and a look at incarceration when we continue. captioning sponsored by rose communications from our studios in new york city, this is charlie rose. rose: marion cotillard is here. she came to fame with her oscar-winning performance in
NBC
Nov 28, 2012 5:30pm PST
christmas tree lighting right here tonight on this nbc station. i'm brian williams, we hope to see you right back here tomorrow evening. good night. we have live team coverage. >> reporter: a 15-year-old is charged as an adult after a violent crime spree. that's coming up. >>> and sentencing day for a campaign treasurer accused of ripping off prominent politicians. >>> nbc bay area news starts now. >>> round one delivered a nice punch. round two should be much more powerful. this might be the biggest series of storms we have had in 2 1/2 years. a common site throughout the region, downed trees. this was in martinez on brown street. the adjoining junior high school had to be placed on lockdown because they lost power. we have
NBC
Nov 29, 2012 4:00am PST
and others as they break on msnbc. and tonight, be sure to watch "nbc nightly news" with brain williams. and finally, a look at what's coming up on the "today" show. actor paul rudd talks about his leap from the big screen to broadway stage in his latest project. >>> and rock and roll legend rod stewart performs a new song from his first ever christmas album. >>> now, keep it on this channel for continuing local news, weather, sports and more. i'm lynn berry. thanks for watching "early today," just your first stop of the day today on your nbc station. have a good one. >>> we are following breaking news out of downtown palo alto where police tell us that a woman woke up to find a man inside her home. we'll have all the latest details coming up. >>> also apple moving into
SFGTV
Nov 29, 2012 12:00pm PST
puts on, we were fortunate to be recognized for two different programs. also eric williams, the president of 258 and i attended an event of the san francisco museum and historical society, when both muni for its 100 anniversary and the market street railway received awards of merit from that society. get to get positive recognition for the history of muni which again came forth last week when the put car 26 back into service. moving on, one bike issue, jfk cycle track that went in the early this year - i know there were a lot of concerns about it. there was a lot of back-and-forth, engagement of different stakeholders to approve the design and address concerns. we have gone back to conduct a survey to see how the traffic for cars, pedestrians, bikes, people with disabilities has changed since the installation of the cycle track. i will mention also that director rubke and director brinkman and others dissipated in the event last week but on the mayor's office of disability, the independent living council, the walk sf bike coalition to talk about issues of accessi
SFGTV
Nov 29, 2012 3:00pm PST
it with the way we think. so today it's my pleasure and you know, william, this is really for you and some of the others that believed that we're never going to let city college go, we're never going to abandon our collective responsibilities and make sure it's successful or going to work really hard with our trustees and our interim chancellor and the state to make sure it's successful. that's why i wanted to announce tonight that i will personally be endorsing proposition a, the parcel tax, for san francisco to make sure we work together to get the resources necessary to keep our city college successful. and it's in that mind and with the united front that we have with all the elected officials that we congratulate on this opening that we know there is more to it than just the brick and morter here. the most important thing about education is the people. and this is a promise for all of the generations of immigrants to come that we know fill the school ways, that used to be filbert and now here, we know what a great sacrifice it is to be good citizens and successful residents of this
ABC
Nov 29, 2012 6:00am PST
. >>> push towards parenthood, prince william and his wife are receiving aspect builds on a new addition for the couple. >> katie talks to rod stewart at 3 p.m., right here on >>> good morning starting out wet in the north bay from highway 101 cloverdale wet through cobb mountain and clear lake most of the activity is offshore, mild temperatures, breezy winds to start out, upper 50s throughout most of the bay, the rain sinks south throughout the day today, widely scattered showers, then they become more concentrated with gutsy winds overnight through friday morning more scattered showers but the third system holds off until late saturday into sunday. >>> let's take a look at the top searches on google: all about the lottery. florida lottery, power ball, winning power ball numbers and winners. this comes after last night's big power ball drawing worth more than 500 million dollars there are two winners one in missouri and the other in arizona. >>> prince william and his wife are getting a push towards parenthood, the couple toured a hospital in cambridge yesterday. one young mother gave a
MSNBC
Nov 29, 2012 10:00am PST
new level. listerine®... power to your mouth™. >>> tonight's "rock center with brian williams "s two american brother whose walked away from million dollar paychecks in the nfl to pursue their faith. part of the report from mary carillo. >> reporter: the brothers rechanneled their perpetual energy and in july observed ramadan with a multistate cross-country teaching tour, reaching 30 mosques in 30 days. including the one that is perhaps america's most controversial, in lower manhattan, located just north of ground zero. >> it's about two blocks away and it's tucked into a little corn somewhere there's just a small, peaceful place to pray. people in the towers who were muslim. >> reporter: among the nearly 3,000 who died at ground zero 60 were muslims. their names rendered in bronze. american flight 11 passenger was seven months pregnant at the time of her death. the teaching tour during ramadan included stops at food kitchens, meetings with youth groups and emphasis on treating women with equality. >> my wife when we were in denver just became muslim. but the brothers have this 15 co
FOX
Nov 28, 2012 10:00pm PST
, the other 16 years old. rita williams found out what happened hours before the two best friends were caught in a hail of gun fire. >> reporter: a heartbroken father this afternoon was doing the unthinkable. making arrangements to bury his only daughter raquel gerstel, another victim of oakland's violence. >> it's tragic. i'm devastated. she was my heart. >> reporter: saturday night, she went to visit a friend. he says he got worried when he didn't hear from her. monday night his frantic search for her ended at the morgue. >> they wouldn't show me her body. only a picture. >> reporter: he now knows someone shot and killed her and her best friend bobbie sartain here near brook dale park near 6:00 sunday morning. steve davis, a retired firefighter said the bullets just kept coming. three hit his house. six bullets hilt a car, but most of them -- hit a car, but most hit the two girls. >> just a few hours earlier and less than a mile away, bobbie sartain had an argument with her mother's boyfriend. she said he told here if she couldn't follow the rules she had to leave. she did and took her frie
MSNBC
Nov 29, 2012 1:00pm PST
is victoria soto, jimy williams, an msnbc contributor, and the great joy reid, managing editor of thegrio.com. i want to talk about another war, this one within the gop itself. there's an individual by the name of ken cuccinelli, he's virginia's attorney general who let the anti-obama care charge. he's now running for governor. he's not just far right on policy. he's further right than any republican when it comes to tactics. he's bullied his states board of health into a stance that could force most abortion clinics to close and on climate change he's not only sued the epa, he troo i had to prosecute a university professor for obtaining grant money to study it. correct me if i'm wrong but isn't using the tools of government to suppress dissent the opposite of democratic government. >> talk about doubling down on a losing strategy. if there's one thick that was clear from the 2012 election is there isn't an appetite for this far right politics, and virginia in particular. voting again for president obama and electing a democratic senator. virginia is increasingly a moderate state. we're n
FOX
Nov 29, 2012 4:00am PST
on the track. > > yes. > and it's gorgeous. > > john williams, a great score. > daniel day-lewis- > > he's gonna win. he's gonna win the oscar. > hands down. i forgot it was him. i really thought i was watching lincoln. > > i think the movie is going to win best picture. that's my call. > absolutely. and i also saw "flight" over the weekend- > > another great movie. > excellent. absolutely. great movie. moving on to what's coming out this week. there's just so much to watch! "the collection" and "killing them softly." > > "the collection" is this horror film. it's a sequel to a horror film that not very many people saw a few years ago. forget about that one. "killing them softly," brad pitt plays a mob enforcer, and the movie is really sort of about how the economy even affects the criminal underworld, and how even they're sort of selling themselves off for the highest buck and their prices are going down. i am not crazy about the movie. it's more interesting to talk about than to actually watch. > what do you expect at the box office this weekend coming off such a huge weekend last week
SFGTV
Nov 29, 2012 2:30am PST
speaker. >> good morning, supervisor. eric williams, president for the transport workers union here in san francisco. first and foremost, let me be clear here. the transit operators union and the members of our local will not be held responsible for the late buses and the no service on the streets. i welcome this dialogue, all from prop k to prop a to all the measures surrounding muni that should be brought to the forefront, because this agency receives a heck of a lot of funds, federally mandated funds, to deal with this transportation system. so it should be put on the table, on what the agency is doing, with the said funds. the said funds are for operations, to put together a system that works for everybody, within this community of san francisco. that being said, on the face of it, i am for the free youth passes. at this point, with the -- with this agency in the position it's in now, we need to think about how can we actually use those particular funds to benefitjpd÷ everyone within this city. if it's compromising to give a little here, give a little there, but definitely, definitel
CBS
Nov 29, 2012 7:00am PST
. holly williams is in cairo this morning where demonstrators have blocked access to the united block embase. >> reporter: this is now a battle of wills between mohamed orsi, egypt's first democratically elected president and his opponents. tahrir square in central cairo, pres rotesters have accused the president of behaving like a areator are camped out. onstrationlanning a demonstration there on saturday. there are fears that could spark spark mlent clashes after an lready tumultuous week. address tmorsi will address the later later on today. so far he is showing no signs of backing do backing down from the expanded new powers he gave himself last week. week. he says he needs those powers to guide guide egypt to a new constitution. the constitution is being drafted by an assembly dominated by president morsi's islamist allies. two more liberal members quit because they said their ideas eme constitugnored. he supreme constitutional court says it will rule sunday whether or not to resolve the assembly. remaining members are now rushing to finish the final draft of the constitution bef
FOX
Nov 28, 2012 5:00pm PST
, but to their families, they were raquel and bobby, best friends in life and now in death. rita williams, ktvu channel 2 news. >> a hayward woman was arrested in a scheme to file false tax returns and claim refunds. lat tasha ringo recruited and created w2 forms claiming fake employment and tax. if convicted, ringo could face a maximum sentence two 10 years in prison and $1,500 fine. >>> san francisco officials asked to be notified a day before the public announcement. the report says the voter approved ban on gay marriage in california is unconstitutional. the ruling will stand if the supreme court will not take the case. san francisco officials say they will see a flood of applications. >>> they are urging other states to follow california's lead and to protect young people from the practice of convergency. >> let's get this straight. being gay, lesbian, transgender is not a disease that could be cured, mental health issue that could be treated. sadly not everyone gets this. >> congresswoman sphere introduced the stop harming our kids. it declares efforts by mental health practitioners to change someo
CNBC
Nov 29, 2012 6:00pm EST
this morning. i expect it would extend, even appliances and paints, again old favors, whirlpool and sherwin-williams. this one is so big it could move the needle for caterpillar, definitely unighted rentals, we'll hear numbers being bumped you will for automatic these companies as they furiously try to get the inventory where it's needed. just hiring contractors, a newfound labor shortage and wipeout, it will be difficult, but this event will supply multiple quarters of growth, and growth you must invest in during during the next four to eight weeks. it's ironic the housing and construction business was just beginning to come back on its own. with this morning's strong pending home sales number, but sandy damage, you get sharply better than expected quarter for companies that have serial disappoi disappointers, a major change, one that become the story for the first half of 2013. stick with cramer. can i help you? i heard you guys can ship ground for less than the ups store. that's right. i've learned the only way to get a holiday deal is to camp out. you know we've been open all night. is this a tr
CSPAN
Nov 29, 2012 10:00am EST
together a great deal on that. host: williams mcbride and seth hanlon, thank you for being on the "washington journal." the house is coming into session right now. they will be debating the feasible. -- visa bill. the clerk: the speaker's room, washington, d.c., november 29, 2012. i hereby appoint the honorable charles j. fleischmann to act as speaker pro tempore on this day. signed, john a. boehner, speaker of the house of representatives. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the order of the house of january 17, 2012, the chair will now recognize members from lists submitted by the majority and minority leaders for morning hour debate. the chair will alternate recognition between the parties with each party limited to one hour and each member other than the majority and minority leaders and the minority whip limited to five minutes each, but in no event shall debate continue beyond 11:50 a.m. the chair will receive a message. the messenger: mr. speaker, a message from the senate. the secretary: mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: madam secretary. the secretary: i have b
MSNBC
Nov 29, 2012 6:00am PST
is the bryan brothers. william skrening ijennings and . the younger brother was the vice presidential nominee on the 1924 losing democratic ticket. thanks to nbc's will rabb for that question. if you have a political trivia question, eflt mail us. [ male announcer ] when was the last time something made your jaw drop? campbell's has 24 new soups that will make it drop over, and over again. ♪ from jammin' jerk chicken, to creamy gouda bisque. see what's new from campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. humans -- sometimes life trips us up. and sometimes, we trip ourselves up, but that's okay. at liberty mutual insurance we can "untrip" you as you go through your life with personalized policies and discounts when you need them most. just call... and speak with a licensed representative about saving on your policy when you get married, move into a new house... [crash!] or add a car to your policy. don't forget to ask about saving up to 10% when you combine your auto and home insurance with liberty mutual. security, coverage, and savings. all the things humans need to make our beautifully imp
PBS
Nov 29, 2012 3:00pm PST
: and the william and flora hewlett foundation, working to solve social and environmental problems at home and around the world. and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. captioning sponsored by macneil/lehrer productions captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org >> this is "bbc world news america." funding for this presentation is made possible by the freeman foundation of new york, stowe, vermont, and honolulu, newman's own foundation, and union bank. >> at union bank, our relationship managers work hard to know your business, offering specialized solutions in capital to help you meet your growth objectives. solutions for small businesses and major corporations. what can we do for you? >> and now, "bbc world news america." >> this is bbc world news america. reporting from washington, i'm laura trevelyan. the u.n. makes an historic vote the u.n. makes an historic vote to
CSPAN
Nov 28, 2012 8:00pm EST
william hag in about ten minutes. and after that, we'll reair the hearing on amtrak's operations. several live events to telling you about tomorrow. from london they release the report on british media practices that including phone-hacking of people in the news. .. is $50,000. almost four to with the rest costs. and the vast majority of producers who use public schools. we could take the money we spend today, every public school system and save billions of dollars per year at the same or better outcomes. >> deputy secretary of state, bill burns' special envoy met with houston and president ,-com,-com ma mahmoud abbas in new york city to discuss thursday's vote in the united nations to elevate palestine to be a non-observers say. from today's state department briefing, this 10 minute. >> let's start with your incredibly successful efforts to lobby others not to vote in favor of the palestinians resolution at the u.n. not only that, but your attempt to secret diplomacy by sending -- stealthily sending deputy secretary abbas. what exactly do you want to get from abbas entity get it because
FOX Business
Nov 29, 2012 9:20am EST
. and william baldwin, he wrote the report and he says the states on the green leave more takers than makers, and he suggests that we should not invest in the states and shouldn't buy their bonds and don't buy a house there, rent instead. and steven is with the manhattan institute. don't buy a house there, don't invest in their bonds, what's steve mar langea say about that. >> and let's take the part first, politicians in the states themselves said this, rahm emanuel said this year, if we don't fix our pension problems you're not going to get a family to buy a house in chicago and not going to get a company to invest in chicago, why? remember what milt freeman said about government debt, nothing more than taxes that haven't been collected. people understand that now and see that in particularly local communities where most, most pension funds are funded with property taxes and they know property taxes are going up and in massachusetts the massachusetts taxpayer association did a study calculating how much property taxes have to go up in 50 communities, in order to pay for retirement benefits
FOX Business
Nov 29, 2012 1:00pm EST
spokesperson of all time. move over william shatner. when she was three years old she did commercials for pizza hut, gap and cello. -- jell-o. since then, look at this precocious little girl, megastar and i think she is right instead of buyyng the products, i will buy the stock. it is a stretch. yum up 835% since nixon to seven, gap stores, and craft up 450%. you can argue she can go out and say i am marketable, look at what happens long-term when companies use me so maybe her career is not over. lori: you should be her agent. she needs a better one. charles: her last one was proactive. this trivia question, where was she born? lori: in long island? i just absorb this information. charles: she was born in the bronx. 1986. i was born in manhattan. lori: learn something new about you everyday. melissa: we have to get together more often. we will work on yours next. charles payne, thank you so much. lori: learn more about knight capital. charlie gasparino has the latest on a story he wrote. melissa: the city of detroit careening toward bankruptcy, but that one way to save the city actually be diss
KRON
Nov 29, 2012 4:00am PST
cross the center of the sentiment expressway near williams and drove in the fast lane against traffic when he crashed into an oncoming car. c h officers say he is the driver the other driver was taken to the hospital and survived. >> another look at the san mateo bridge as we try to ride on 92. remember yesterday? it was a parking lot as traffic and the rain was beginning to build. it was a nightmare commute across that span. we'll b.c. later on this morning how well your commute is going.georn that. we will be right back. 0ñ@Ñ 2 hospital signed a letter of intent to seek a possible joint operation. they could help improve the financial performance of both of those institutions. >> toxic flamaccording to a newy out today very little can be done to keep them out of our bodies. state and federal lawmakers are pushing for stricter regulations on hazardous chemicals that go into furniture and electronics and other products. >> we will be back in just a couple of minutes. we have a dry commute for you which is nice this morning. we are responsible for that. we take the credit we can. and
MSNBC
Nov 29, 2012 3:00am PST
has your answers. john, please be kind. >> we have a special one this morning. the brian williams writes, i love "way too early," but bill karins makes me nervous. i associate him with severe weather, counterclockwise flow and wind gusts of 70 miles an hour. i love bill but can't watch right now because i'm preparing for a storm surge of some sort. what happened to the other guy who used to host? >> the other guy, i think, is doing okay. as far as my death, destruction and devastation forecast, i think they'll be back very soon. anchor guy bri, you'll be just fine. no need to be nervous. "morning joe" starts right now. ♪ ♪ it's the most wonderful time of the year ♪ >>> good morning. it's thursday, november 29th. with us here on set, look at the tree all lit up. beautiful. lights went on last night right outside our building here at 30 rock. joining us this morning, the chairman of deutsche inc., donny deutsch, former treasury official and "morning joe" economic analyst steve rattner, political analyst and former chairman of the rnc, michael steele, in washington anchor for b
CSPAN
Nov 29, 2012 9:00am EST
this. because if you look back to the last year when we had a balanced budget under president william jefferson clinton, if you look back to that year you will find that at that point in time our revenues reflected 19.6% of our gdp, and our spending reflected 19 points 6% of gdp. where are we today? you get different essence. warren buffett yesterday in "the new york times" said 15.5% of our gdp is coming in of revenue. i've heard lower figures, and the spending side of it is summer in the range of 22-24%. well, that to me is the reality of what has happened. we have seen a decline in tax revenue and an increase in spending for a variety of reasons we could go through. if we're serious about deficit reduction in the years to come we've got to move back towards the golden mean 19 points six. the closer we can get our revenue to 18% of level, as we weigh down spending, the more likely we are to have a stable economy in the years ahead. let's talk about what's happened since that time when we did have our budget in balance. danya in a way updates are figures from time to time. but let's
KRON
Nov 29, 2012 7:00am PST
. thomas expressway near williams and drove into the fast lane against traffic where he crashed into an oncoming car. chp officers said that he was pronounced dead at the scene. for the driver of the of the car was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive. the oakland police are investigating the 160, side of the year. happen yesterday at around 8:00 p.m. when a man was found fatally shot in a car at the intersection of russet and more park streets. police have not identified the man or the type of car he was found in. they do not have any suspects and there are still investigating. >> off continuing to track grass prices across the bay area the average across state is $3.72 a gallon. gas prices. $3.82 in san francisco. san jose is at $3.67. in oakland $3.70. >> a new poll shows the majority of americans are against president obamas health care reform plan. a gallup poll shows that 54 percent of americans believe it is not up to the federal government to provide health-care shorts coverage. the affordable care act was passed in march of 2010. the supreme court in june uphe
CSPAN
Nov 28, 2012 11:00pm EST
. >> the foreign secretary mr. william hayes. >> mr. speaker think it's common ground and there are differences between us but the shadow foreign secretary has expressed what is a common ground about time running out. i think the analysis on all of the policies on all sides of the house does start from that point although we draw some different tactical conclusions from it. and of course my statement is based on our attitude is based on one of the sentiments that he expressed, that the rights of the palestinian state is something that we support. i supported it very strongly in my statement. i have not however change my mind about anything. i think he was looking a bit too hard for changes between what i said last week and this week because as far as i'm aware i said the same things about the risks to the peace process about the risks in the u.s. congress and the risks in israel. and he asked what the -- is there process and of course one of the main things i have been saying is the need to revive and restart the process. there have been many attempts over the last year to restart that process
NBC
Nov 29, 2012 7:00am PST
. good morning. princes william and harry, actors like hugh grant, members over tony blair's former government, the list of people who claim they have had their privacy invaded is long. cell phone messages, allegedly hacked. >> the license that the tabloid press has had to steal british citizens' privacy for their commercial profit, very often vulnerable british citizen is a scandal. >> reporter: a scandal that led to this inquiry into the behavior of the british press. and to give evidence, harry porter author, jk rowling. >> such a sense of invasion. >> reporter: journalists even targeted the phone of a murdered 13-year-old school girl and kate mccann, grieving for her missing daughter. >> ultimately violated. you know, i had written these words at the most desperate time in my life. >> reporter: at the wake of the scandal, the mass selling news of the world newspaper shut shut down. its opener, rupert murdoch, appear ted inquiry. >> all i can do is apologize to a lot of people. >> reporter: murdoch also owns media companies, including fox news and 20th century fox, but today's re
CSPAN
Nov 28, 2012 8:00pm EST
to extend it. then, more on the payroll tax cut with william mcbride and sf hamlin -- and seth hamlin. they will discuss the impact of the cut on the current economy. "washington journal," live thursday at 7:00 a.m. eastern on c-span. >> the authors of the simpson- bowles debt reduction plan talk about the fiscal cliff and choices facing congress. both alan simpson and erskine bowles have emphasized the need for revenue increases and entitlement reform. they have urged congress to reach a compromise. this is hosted by the "christian science monitor." >> here we go. our guest this morning are erskine bowles and senator alan simpson, a co-chairman of the national commission on fiscal responsibility and reform and co-founders of the campaign to fix the debt or as the new york times called them this morning, the debt duo. their last joint appearance with us was in november of 2010. let me thank them both for a much for coming back. we're all trying to fix the nation's fiscal woes. erskine bowles is president the university of north carolina. he also had a career in investment banking and
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